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Un-stick sticky search bar (like on Youtube or Facebook)

Many websites now have a search bar anchored on top of the window, that stays there on scrolling down, like, for example on YouTube or Facebook. Is there a way to stop this behaviour, meaning the ...
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How to obtain the direct link to a YouTube video file

I'm not quite sure where to ask this, but I figured this would be the most logical choice. I'm trying to figure out where to find the actual FLV video YouTube files. I've found several tutorials on ...
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Reclaiming Inactive YouTube Username?

This account has been inactive for 5 years, 3 comments since January 13, 2009. I've sent around 13 messages and no response. Is there anyway that I'm able to either reclaim the username orrr have ...
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How are Facebook-shared YouTube video stats recorded?

Instead of sharing YouTube videos by clicking share button in YouTube, there is the possibility that one may just copy & paste the YouTube link and post it as status (and this allows one to see ...
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YouTube counters history

In YouTube videos, there are comments and two popular ones stay on the top. I see that for some hot videos on political views (like this one, which is very hot these days), popular comments disappear ...
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YouTube videos reload when I replay

When you start a YouTube video, there's a light grey bar which indicates the loading of the video. When I replay the video (by clicking the 'replay' button or by clicking somewhere random on the ...
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Google Apps Email for new Primary Youtube Email

I have a YouTube account that I want to change the primary email for but every time I try to add a alternate address it says it is already associated with another google account. The email is a ...
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Totally confused by YouTube / Google+ integration

HELP! I'm losing my mind. At some point YouTube had me choose to create a new "channel" linked to a new "google+" profile -- maybe I had the option to keep my old gmail-linked channel -- I can't ...
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Delete YouTube channel in order to unlink G+ from YouTube

I want to get my old YouTube username back and completely abandon the nightmare that carries the name Google+. In order to do so, I need to delete my G+ channel, and in order to do that, I need to ...
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How can I (easily) retrieve an RSS feed of my YouTube 'likes'?

The official RSS feed seems to only support 'favorites' which is a specific playlist, unlike 'likes' (http://www.youtube.com/my_liked_videos) which is where a video is collected once you click the ...
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Youtube overriding Windows power options [migrated]

I play songs on YouTube and usually do my work (like reading a book). To save power, I have set the Windows power options to turn off the screen after 2 minutes. But YouTube seems to override these, ...
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221 views

Stopping “shared a video with you” emails/spam from YouTube?

I keep getting emails from YouTube telling me about random strangers supposedly sharing videos with me. I do not know these people and they are unlikely sharing videos with me. It seems more like ...
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995 views

Gmail/Google gave me a new name. How can I undo that?

I had a separate nickname on my primary Gmail account and my YouTube account. I think I pressed something by accident when logging into YouTube. Now, when I am in my email account, when I look in ...
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867 views

Possible to set default account in YouTube?

With the recent YouTube change, it have now created a new account to me with my full name, instead of my old account, there I did not use my full name. I can switch between the accounts in top right ...
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657 views

Traffic to your uploaded YouTube video: Increase “suggested video” source

A few days ago I uploaded a video to YouTube, and within a few days I seen that the traffic source "YouTube suggested video" (Highlighted below, and blue in the chart) was the main reason why my views ...
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Youtube URL parameter - &Feature=[ParameterHere]

I've seen several Youtube links with the URL parameter &feature, for example https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iD4qsWnjsNU&feature=youtu.be. This happens when you click on a shortened link to ...
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Disable YouTube Auto Play in Watch Later

I'm looking for a way to disable YouTube's autoplay feature when watching videos from the Watch Later playlist. Previously it was possible to disable autoplay in Watch Later, and the setting was ...
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Have an embed youtube video loop + end at specified time, every time it plays

So, to know exactly what I'm trying to do, I suppose it's best to look at my code below: <iframe class="youtube-player" type="text/html" width="280" height="35" ...
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401 views

Deleted playlist videos on YouTube?

If you put a video of another YouTube user in your playlist, let's say episodes of an anime, then make it public, will it get a higher chance of being deleted by YouTube? The anime episodes I put in ...
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Youtube Search Feature Alternative

Youtube's Advanced search appears to no longer work properly, and I want to do the follow: -Search within X Channel -With the search results: Related to a,b,c,d keywords Return from newest to ...
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Embedded YouTube Video Quality

Is there a way to force embedded YouTube videos on any site I visit to play at a specific quality? Specific details: I'm trying to have a Weebl and Bob marathon, making sure I see every episode by ...
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5k views

How do I force Youtube to play videos in their lowest resolution

There's any good method that forces my web browser to play all Youtube videos on the lowest definition, even if the video offers a higher resolution. ?
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561 views

Commands to search for YouTube videos via the search bar

If I enter title:"This Hard Land" -title:"Cover" in the YouTube search bar, I only get videos which contain This Hard Land and do not contain Cover in their titles. I'd also like to add a command ...
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5k views

Why have the YouTube video player suddenly become so big?

I'm not exactly sure why this has happened but until yesterday YouTube was working just fine. Then, the large player option on the video went out of proportions (literally) and is now way too big. I ...
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Force subtitles in video on Youtube, if it's not embedded

I have uploaded the video on Youtube, added the subtitles, but the users don't realize, that they can turn them on. I know there is particular URL parameter for embedded player, but it doesn't work ...
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How to activate display ads for YouTube?

There are the the more usual display ads on YouTube, and then there are ones that look like this: What does YouTube call these ads? How can one activate them?
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How can I permanently disable video annotations on YouTube?

Is there a setting or YouTube option, or maybe even a browser plugin, that allows you to disable video annotations for good? I want to be able to switch them off permanently.
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Google account password reset

Everyone knows Google linked everything in one account, YouTube, gmail, etc. I'm trying to recover my YouTube account but it send me to my Google account so I don't remember that password. I go to ...
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How can I get a custom tab in my YouTube channel?

How can I add a custom tab to my organization's YouTube channel like the IE Business School? Does my organization need to become a YouTube partner? We already use the YouTube One layout.
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Changes - Real-Time or Delayed?

A search of the Q/A seems to indicate that any changes or updates to the YouTube API are on a delay and not real-time changes. Can you verify that and point me to the documents the explains real-time ...
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How do I modify a playlist while watching videos in that playlist?

In the old YouTube, if I'm watching a video from my playlist, I could delete and rearrange videos in that playlist using the bar at the bottom of the page. With the new YouTube layout, how do I ...
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Why do Youtube videos that rapidly accumulate views get capped at 301+ viewers for a short period of time? [duplicate]

Don't see this asked anywhere, but here goes. Why are youtube videos that rapidly accumulate views somehow capped at 301+ for a short period of time? Is there a design reason they would make it so ...
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Play all YouTube videos uploaded by one user

Is there a way to play all YouTube videos uploaded by a particular user? Obviously I could create a playlist, add each video to it, then play the entire playlist, but is there a simpler way? For ...
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Why are youtube metrics grayed out?

When I go into my Youtube Analytics >> Traffic Sources >> Views, there is a drop down option called "More metrics". I click this and again select "More metrics" from the available options. The only ...
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How to share a YouTube video with a specific start and end time?

YouTube gives the option to share a video with a specific start time, something like this: http://youtu.be/chElHV99xak?t=53s The above video starts at 53 seconds elapsed. Is there any way to ...
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YouTube “Full Movies” Accounts

While searching for clips from movies (e.g. songs, lines, etc.), I often see some results that have the following similarities: An extremely long length (up to hour(s)), similar to a feature-length ...
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How to comment on YouTube with NoScript?

Comments are showing up, and the top bar shows that I'm logged in, but whenever I click the comment field I simply get a pop-up which closes immediately. Others have mentioned enabling third party ...
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Separate my YouTube Channel from my current Google Account

I created a YouTube account linked to my Gmail account. Now, I wish to separate them. The YouTube account is for a small business, and I would like it to have its own email and for other people to be ...
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Does YouTube end-cards have to be embedded in each video?

YouTube end-cards are a specific type of outro: You display several videos that are clickable in the last few seconds of your regular YouTube videos. Do end-cards have to be embedded into the video ...
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Listen to music on YouTube without video

Is there a way to listen to YouTube videos without having the video playing? I work on a computer, and I usually listen to music while working. In the last couple of years I find myself using YouTube ...
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2k views

Search only subscribed channels in youtube

Is it possible to search a video foo in youtube only in the channels one has subscribed (and not in all possible channels)?
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Stop autoplay on youtube but enable buffering

There's already a question asking about how to stop youtube videos from automatically playing, however the solution there doesn't satisfy me as it prevents the video from buffering in the background. ...
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How do I disable autoplay on YouTube?

When I go to a YouTube video, the video is automatically started, and I hate this. How do I disable the auto-play feature?
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12k views

How to copy YouTube playlist from one account to another

The link below provides the old answer to this question. The new YouTube playlist play interface is very different. So, what's the trick now? Tired of searching! How can you transfer your playlists ...
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Specific start time with new YouTube embedded code?

I am just starting up a site that will host a fair bit of YouTube videos. I would like to future proof it as much as possible. From what I understand the new code will try to use HTML5 and failover to ...
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How to take out my Youtube history?

I would like download all my YouTube history in various formats like CSV. I don't think YouTube allows to do that directly so I've tried to check each Ajax call on this page ...
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Disable YouTube HTML5 player in Chrome

I'm running Chrome on my Mac and all of the sudden videos started playing in the HTML 5 player instead of the Flash player. I am not in the HTML 5 trial, the button says Join instead of Leave and I ...
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How to make a YouTube full screen stretch over two monitors?

I am using Google Chrome. I tried HTML5, pepper flash, and normal flash but I always see the video on one monitor. I tried http://www.youtube.com/v/[video-id] but I see the Chrome tabs and bars. Do ...
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How to find the link of an embedded YouTube video

I have tried to get a link from an embedded YouTube video but I can't seem to find it. The video can be found at this link: http://www.acg-tube.com/the-italian-job-2003/ Could you explain to me how to ...
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Queue up a list of YouTube videos in succession

Sometimes I like to watch YouTube while doing something else, like washing up or doing exercise. Is there an easy way to queue up a string of YouTube videos and have them play one after the other?